Google has said it will abolish images of a murdered jailbait from Google Maps, in adjustment to anticipate any added ache to the boy’s family.
Back in August 2009, 14-year-old Kevin Barrera was attempt to afterlife on his way home from academy in the East Bay breadth of San Francisco. A bounded TV Station alleged KTVU spotted the Google digital images assuming Kevin’s body, a badge convoying car and admiral on the abomination scene. They alerted the family, who requested that Google abolish the pictures.
Mr Barrera said: “When I see this image, that’s still like that happened yesterday. And that brings me aback to a lot of memories.”
Google responded anon by adage it would amend the Maps app to abolish the angel and that it would yield eight canicule to ample the gap.
Currently there is no ability to address Google digital images.
In a statement, Google Maps vice-president Brian McClendon said: “Google has never accelerated the backup of adapted digital adumbration from our maps before, but accustomed the affairs we capital to accomplish an barring in this case.”
The case of Kevin Barrera’s annihilation was never solved. His ancestor says that althought the afterimage of the angel was upsetting, he hopes it may alert the badge to yield addition attending at the case files.